I  Eliza Hamilton
Score: 4
From 5 Ratings

I Eliza Hamilton


  • Author : Susan Holloway Scott
  • Publisher : Kensington Books
  • Release Date : 2017-09-26
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781496712530


I Eliza Hamilton Book Description :

In this beautifully written novel of historical fiction, bestselling author Susan Holloway Scott tells the story of Alexander Hamilton’s wife, Eliza—a fascinating, strong-willed heroine in her own right and a key figure in one of the most gripping periods in American history. “Love is not easy with a man chosen by Fate for greatness . . .” As the daughter of a respected general, Elizabeth Schuyler is accustomed to socializing with dignitaries and soldiers. But no visitor to her parents’ home has affected her so strongly as Alexander Hamilton, a charismatic, ambitious aide to George Washington. They marry quickly, and despite the tumult of the American Revolution, Eliza is confident in her brilliant husband and in her role as his helpmate. B...

Eliza Hamilton
Score: 4.5
From 2 Ratings

Eliza Hamilton


  • Author : Tilar J. Mazzeo
  • Publisher : Gallery Books
  • Release Date : 2019-07-02
  • Genre: Biography & Autobiography
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781501166341


Eliza Hamilton Book Description :

From the New York Times bestselling author of Irena’s Children comes a “vivid, compelling, and unputdownable new biography” (Christopher Andersen, #1 New York Times bestselling author) about the extraordinary life and times of Eliza Hamilton, the wife of founding father Alexander Hamilton, and a powerful, unsung hero in America’s early days. Fans fell in love with Eliza Hamilton—Alexander Hamilton’s devoted wife—in Lin-Manuel Miranda’s phenomenal musical Hamilton. But they don’t know her full story. A strong pioneer woman, a loving sister, a caring mother, and in her later years, a generous philanthropist, Eliza had many sides—and this fascinating biography brings her multi-faceted personality to vivid life. This “expertly told ...

Eliza Hamilton  Founding Mother

Eliza Hamilton Founding Mother


  • Author : Monica Kulling
  • Publisher : Random House Books for Young Readers
  • Release Date : 2018-09-04
  • Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781524772345


Eliza Hamilton Founding Mother Book Description :

A Step 3 BIOGRAPHY READER about the unsung historical figure and Founding Mother Elizabeth Schuyler Hamilton. Hamilton, the musical, is igniting American history fever in adults and kids--especially about the central figures of the play. Kids clearly want to know more, and this companion to early reader Alexander Hamilton: From Orphan to Founding Father will fill the void. Eliza Hamilton was so much more than just Alexander Hamilton's wife. She was a spirited girl who grew up to be a strong woman with a big heart and amazing strength of character. She rescued many children in need during her life. In fact, she and others established New York City's first orphanage--which became a place that is still helping needy children to this day. She lived for 5...

Eliza

Eliza


  • Author : Margaret McNamara
  • Publisher : Schwartz & Wade Books
  • Release Date : 2018
  • Genre: Politicians' spouses
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781524765880


Eliza Book Description :

Presents the life of Eliza Hamilton, wife of founding father Alexander Hamilton, covering her early years in New York, her married life with Alexander, and her later years as a generous philanthropist....

My Dear Hamilton
Score: 4.5
From 16 Ratings

My Dear Hamilton


  • Author : Stephanie Dray
  • Publisher : HarperCollins
  • Release Date : 2018-04-03
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780062466174


My Dear Hamilton Book Description :

“Not since I read Erik Larson’s Dead Wake have I had such an edge-of-my-seat immersion into historical events. . . . No study of Alexander Hamilton would be complete without reading this book.”—Karen White, New York Times bestselling author From the New York Times bestselling authors of America’s First Daughter comes the epic story of Eliza Schuyler Hamilton—a revolutionary woman who, like her new nation, struggled to define herself in the wake of war, betrayal, and tragedy. In this haunting, moving, and beautifully written novel, Dray and Kamoie used thousands of letters and original sources to tell Eliza’s story as it’s never been told before—not just as the wronged wife at the center of a political sex scandal—but also as a fou...

The Secret Wife of Aaron Burr
Score: 3.5
From 2 Ratings

The Secret Wife of Aaron Burr


  • Author : Susan Holloway Scott
  • Publisher : Kensington Books
  • Release Date : 2019-09-24
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781496719195


The Secret Wife of Aaron Burr Book Description :

Inspired by a woman and events forgotten by history, bestselling author Susan Holloway Scott weaves together carefully researched fact and fiction to tell the story of Mary Emmons, and the place she held in the life—and the heart—of the notorious Aaron Burr. He was a hero of the Revolution, a brilliant politician, lawyer, and very nearly president; a skillful survivor in a raw new country filled with constantly shifting loyalties. Today Aaron Burr is remembered more for the fatal duel that killed rival Alexander Hamilton. But long before that single shot destroyed Burr’s political career, there were other dark whispers about him: that he was untrustworthy, a libertine, a man unafraid of claiming whatever he believed should be his. Sold into sla...

From a Small Seed   The Story of Eliza Hamilton

From a Small Seed The Story of Eliza Hamilton


  • Author : Camille Andros
  • Publisher : Henry Holt and Company (BYR)
  • Release Date : 2019-10-22
  • Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781250760821


From a Small Seed The Story of Eliza Hamilton Book Description :

A lyrical picture book biography of Eliza Schuyler Hamilton, co-founder and director of the first private orphanage in New York City and wife of founding father Alexander Hamilton. Ever since she was a young girl, Eliza Hamilton hoped to help people in need. From the private quarters of her family home to her national platform as Hamilton’s partner, Eliza was a lifelong advocate for fairness, freedom and faith. The remarkable acts of charity and public service she performed after Alexander’s death are considered a significant contribution to the Hamilton legacy the world celebrates today. Here is a thoughtful, historical account of her life beginning with her childhood influences. Much like the award-winning picture book biographies that celebrat...

Alex   Eliza
Score: 3.5
From 6 Ratings

Alex Eliza


  • Author : Melissa de la Cruz
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 2017-04-11
  • Genre: Young Adult Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781524739638


Alex Eliza Book Description :

From the #1 New York Times bestselling author of The Witches of East End and the Descendants series comes the love story of young Alexander Hamilton and Elizabeth Schuyler. 1777. Albany, New York. As battle cries of the American Revolution echo in the distance, servants flutter about preparing for one of New York society’s biggest events: the Schuylers’ grand ball. Descended from two of the oldest and most distinguished bloodlines in New York, the Schuylers are proud to be one of their fledgling country’s founding families, and even prouder still of their three daughters—Angelica, with her razor-sharp wit; Peggy, with her dazzling looks; and Eliza, whose beauty and charm rival those of both her sisters, though she’d rather be aiding the col...

The Hamilton Affair
Score: 4
From 9 Ratings

The Hamilton Affair


  • Author : Elizabeth Cobbs
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release Date : 2016-07-28
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781628727234


The Hamilton Affair Book Description :

A New York Times Bestseller and one of the best historical fiction books of 2016 and 2017! “A juicy answer to Ron Chernow's Alexander Hamilton…” --Cosmopolitan Set against the dramatic backdrop of the American Revolution, and featuring a cast of legendary characters, The Hamilton Affair tells the sweeping, tumultuous, true story of Alexander Hamilton and Elizabeth Schuyler, from passionate and tender beginnings of their romance to his fateful duel on the banks of the Hudson River. Hamilton was a bastard and orphan, raised in the Caribbean and desperate for legitimacy, who became one of the American Revolution's most dashing--and improbable--heroes. Admired by George Washington, scorned by Thomas Jefferson, Hamilton was a lightning rod: the most...

Irena s Children
Score: 4
From 1 Ratings

Irena s Children


  • Author : Tilar J. Mazzeo
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release Date : 2017-06-06
  • Genre: Biography & Autobiography
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781476778518


Irena s Children Book Description :

The "extraordinary and gripping account of Irena Sendler--the "female Oskar Schindler"--who took staggering risks to save 2,500 children from death and deportation in Nazi-occupied Poland during World War II"--Dust jacket....